Harry S Truman State Park

Missouri State Parks
5:08 pm
Wed June 8, 2011

Swimming closed at three Mo. state beaches due to bacteria levels

An aerial view of the Lake of the Ozarks area.
(via Flickr/John Picken)

If you were planning on going swimming at three specific Missouri state beaches sometime soon, you may want to make other plans.

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources says "bacteria levels higher than those recommended for waters used for swimming" are the reason behind the temporary closing of beaches at:

  • Grand Glaize Beach, also known as Public Beach #2, at Lake of the Ozarks State Park
  • Public beaches at Mark Twain State Park
  • Public beaches at Harry S Truman State Park

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